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Title

Cornish village at sunset


Artist

David Davies

Australia, England

21 May 1864 - 26 Mar 1939


Details


Date

(circa 1905)


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on canvas


Dimensions

44.5 x 34.2 cm stretcher; 61.5 x 53.0 x 9.0 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed l.r. corner, green oil "D.DAVIES". Not dated.


Credit

Purchased with assistance from Sir Charles Lloyd Jones and the Marshall Bequest Fund 1984


Location

Not on display


Accession number

120.1984


Artist information

David Davies

Works in the collection

6


Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history


Referenced in 4 publications

Bibliography


Tracey Cooper-Laverty, Wild colonials: Australian artists and the Newlyn and St Ives colonies, 'Australians in Cornwall: the simple life', pg. 73-93, Bendigo, 2009, 55 (colour illus.), 81. NOTE: general information relating to the artist and the work he produced in Cornwall, pg. 80-81.

Anne Kirker and Peter Tomory, British painting 1800–1990 in Australian and New Zealand public collections, Sydney, 1997, 71. cat.no. 487

Ursula Prunster, Australian art: in the Art Gallery of New South Wales, 'Home and abroad', pg. 73-74, Sydney, 2000, 74, 76 (colour illus.), 300.

Cameron Sparks, David Davies 1864-1939, 'David Davies: 1864-1939', pg. 9-20, Ballarat, 1984, 18-19, 47 (colour illus.). cat.no. 30